The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 57 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 27 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.52% 0.35% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.19% 0.72% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 8
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £35,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
VB.NET
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
436 279 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.92% 48.44% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 397 234 368
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Sheffield

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 38 (77.55%) HTML
3 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
4 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
5 26 (53.06%) CSS
6 25 (51.02%) C#
7 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
8 19 (38.78%) SQL
8 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
9 17 (34.69%) MVC
10 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
10 16 (32.65%) Ajax
11 15 (30.61%) jQuery
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (28.57%) COM
13 13 (26.53%) PHP
13 13 (26.53%) HTML5
14 12 (24.49%) XML
14 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (20.41%) VB
15 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
16 9 (18.37%) CruiseControl
16 9 (18.37%) Subversion
16 9 (18.37%) Razor View Engine
16 9 (18.37%) Sass
16 9 (18.37%) Grunt
16 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
17 7 (14.29%) Internet

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Business One
2 1 (2.04%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (67.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
1 9 (18.37%) CruiseControl
1 9 (18.37%) Subversion
1 9 (18.37%) Grunt
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (4.08%) Electronics
1 2 (4.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (93.88%) Developer
2 22 (44.90%) .NET Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Software Developer
3 12 (24.49%) Junior
3 12 (24.49%) Junior Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (16.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Graduate
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Graduate Software Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
8 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) .NET
2 38 (77.55%) HTML
3 26 (53.06%) CSS
4 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET
5 16 (32.65%) Ajax
6 15 (30.61%) jQuery
7 14 (28.57%) COM
8 13 (26.53%) HTML5
9 12 (24.49%) XML
10 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (18.37%) Razor View Engine
11 9 (18.37%) Sass
12 7 (14.29%) Silverlight
13 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
14 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
14 5 (10.20%) Spring
14 5 (10.20%) Classic ASP
15 4 (8.16%) Web Services
16 3 (6.12%) XHTML
17 2 (4.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) iPhone
3 2 (4.08%) iPad
3 2 (4.08%) Home Automation
3 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Xbox
3 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
1 2 (4.08%) Android
1 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) MVC
2 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.24%) Resource Management
5 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
5 6 (12.24%) Scrum
5 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.20%) OOP
6 5 (10.20%) OO
6 5 (10.20%) DRM
7 4 (8.16%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.08%) Android Development
9 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.04%) TDD
9 1 (2.04%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Workflow
9 1 (2.04%) CRM
9 1 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) JavaScript
2 25 (51.02%) C#
3 19 (38.78%) SQL
4 13 (26.53%) PHP
5 10 (20.41%) VB
6 5 (10.20%) C++
6 5 (10.20%) Java
7 3 (6.12%) VB6
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) Epicor
2 1 (2.04%) Pegasus
2 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.04%) Sage
2 1 (2.04%) Infor
2 1 (2.04%) SAP